Prior to Auburn: Ranked in the top five AQHA in Amateur All-Around and Performance Halter Geldings ... Ranked in the top 10 AQHA in Amateur Horsemanship, Trail and Showmanship ... Won multiple circuit championships in Showmanship, Horsemanship Hunt Seat Equitation, Trail and Halter ... AQHA Region 4 Experience All-Around Champion in 2006 and 2007 ... Member of the National Honor Society and National Society for High School Scholars ... Graduated in the top 20 percent of her high school class.
Personal: Born Courtney Jean Kobak on Sept. 28, 1988, in Parma, Ohio ... Daughter of Don and Jody Kobak, and sister to Nicole (11) ... Favorite television show is Grey's Anatomy ... Favorite quote: "Courage sometimes doesn't always roar, sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, `I will try again tomorrow'."